Monday, July 26

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A Hawaii mayor is asking airlines to’pause’ flights as travelers invade the islands

Maui County mayor Michael Victorino asked airlines for a "pause." Hawaii has seen a massive boom of tourists as people begin to travel again. Locals and businesses aren't fully prepared for this influx of visitors, Victorino's office told Hawaii News Now. See more stories on Insider's business page. "Revenge vacation" season is now moving full speed ahead, and while many travelers are racing to book a trip after a year of being stuck at home, the mayor of one tropical island is asking airlines to slow down: Maui, Hawaii."I have been talking with different airlines and… we're asking for just a pause, if you want to use that term," M...